Electric Wheelchair News

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Invacare Esprit Action4 NG Electric Wheelchair

Invacare Esprit Action4 NG

Choosing the right wheelchair is a challenging process, especially if you have specific needs and requirements to bear in mind. The very idea of an electric wheelchair is to enable you to get out and about whenever you want to. The only problem is that some electric models are rather heavy and cumbersome. Welcome to […]

How to Choose a Wheelchair Cushion

How to Choose a Wheelchair Cushion

The wheelchair cushion you opt for could make all the difference between feeling comfortable and settled in your chair every time you use it, to feeling frustrated and sometimes even in pain. Clearly it is essential to know how to choose the right one, since this is one of the most important wheelchair accessories you […]

How to Look After Your Electric Wheelchair Battery

How to Look After Your Electric Wheelchair Battery

Regardless of make or model, a powerchair is only as reliable as its battery. This means it makes sense to ensure you look after your battery as best you can. Here we provide a few essential tips to help you get the most out of your batteries. Don’t Continually Charge New Batteries If you treat […]

Best Indoor/Outdoor Power Chairs

Best Indoor/Outdoor Power Chairs

Our review of the best Indoor and Outdoor Power Chairs on the market. Quantum Q6 Edge The Quantum Q6 Edge offers a full range of seating options and delivers excellent capability plus great value. Features include 4-pole motors, mid-wheel drive design and ATX Suspension, this power chair is engineered to meet the high performance needs […]

How Much Does An Electric Wheelchair Cost?

How much does an electric wheelchair cost?

Are you in a position where you need a reliable electric wheelchair to use on a regular basis? No matter how often you will use your chair, you need to know you have the right one. Of course you will also want to know the likely price you might pay for your chair, and this […]

Can I use my electric wheelchair on the road?

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Only certain types of mobility scooter and powered wheelchair can be used on the road and while you don’t need a licence to drive one, you may have to register it and get a ‘nil value’ tax disc. Mobility scooters and powered wheelchairs come in two categories: ‘class 2 invalid carriages’ – these can’t be […]

Flying with an electric wheelchair

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If you use an electric wheelchair or mobility scooter, you needn’t give up on your annual family holiday. Most airlines allow electric wheelchairs on board and can organise assistance for you around the airport and on the flight if necessary. Some safety regulations are in place, particularly with the battery – but so long as […]

New range of Power add-ons now available!

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Power packs that assist an attendant in pushing a manual wheelchair have been around for years. While this is a great option for some people, others want to remain independent and when mobility and strength is impaired, this can be difficult. Step forward the new generation of power packs – the power add-ons. These add-ons […]

Have You Considered a Manual Wheelchair?

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If you are a first-time wheelchair user, one key decision you are likely to be facing is whether or not to use an electric or a manual wheelchair. There are pros and cons to each one, of course, and the choice you make will no doubt be informed by the level of disability you need […]

How to Stay Fit and Active in a Wheelchair

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Physical exercise and muscle strengthening is very important for people who use wheelchairs. Not only is it essential for physical fitness and health, but it can also be hugely beneficial for mental wellbeing. Although it can sometimes be difficult for people in wheelchairs to get started, or to feel motivated to exercise, it is every […]

Wheelchair Safety and Maintenance

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An electric wheelchair can help you to attain more independence and a greater sense of freedom. They are also easy to operate and as long as they are well taken care of, can last a long time. There are many different kinds of electric wheelchairs for sale, including indoor wheelchairs, and ones with rear and […]

Alber E-motion & E-fix

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Do you have a manual wheelchair, but would like some more power to help you get where you need to go? In that case, there is no need for you to replace your wheelchair if you don’t want to. ElectricWheelchairs.co.uk is pleased to announce power-adding products for wheelchairs from Alber, a leading specialist in portable […]

How to use Wheelchairs in Winter

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Wheelchair users often struggle to achieve the mobility they want to in the winter months because ice and snow can seriously hinder their movements. Slippery conditions can be dangerous for wheelchair wheels, particularly in the models that feature small front wheels as these can sink into ice and snow easily and the wheelchair can lose […]

Lightweight Wheelchairs – Power Chairs Explained

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Lightweight wheelchairs are easy to manoeuvre and to be pushed by an attendant or lifted if the situation requires this. These wheelchairs are convenient for all purposes and can be transported in your car with ease due to their aluminium frames. They can also be transported effortlessly onto trains, coaches or planes, depending on your […]

Pride Electric Wheelchairs

Pride Electric Wheelchairs

Pride Mobility manufacture high quality, top performance electric wheelchairs that give users a smooth ride which is also focused on comfort. Their products are extremely durable and adaptable for different terrains, offering you great flexibility. Pride electric wheelchairs are extremely popular for people with mobility needs, because of the superior design of these products and […]

Wheelchair Cushions

Wheelchair Cushions

Regardless of how comfortable a wheelchair might be, there’s no doubt the addition of a wheelchair cushion can make all the difference in raising your comfort levels. There are plenty of different wheelchair cushions available as well, meaning you can choose just the right one for your needs. Sometimes a wheelchair may be comfortable to […]

Powered Wheelchairs

Powered Wheelchairs

When you’re looking to buy a powered wheelchair it is important to consider the exact kind of chair you’re after. There are several types on the market today, and you may even find you’d be better off with two chairs for two different situations. For instance if you want a chair you can use easily […]

Wheelchair Accessories

Wheelchair Accessories

While there is a superb range of wheelchairs on the market today, aimed at all kinds of users, it is arguably the accessories that will complete any wheelchair and make it even more convenient and pleasant to use. For example if you need to use a wheelchair on a regular basis you will certainly benefit […]

Invacare Wheelchairs

Invacare Wheelchairs

Invacare offers you a wealth of quality products for your home healthcare needs and its range of electric wheelchairs are renowned for being top quality. It’s worth familiarising yourself with the type of chairs offered and the difference between wheelchairs and power (electric) wheelchairs. Invacare wheelchairs are designed for recreation, sports and general every day […]

Electric Wheelchairs for Sale

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If you are in need of a wheelchair to get around more quickly and conveniently, it is important to choose the right model for your needs. Electric wheelchairs are particularly useful because you don’t have to worry about powering them on your own. This can be impossible if you don’t have the strength in your […]

What is TIS? (Tilt in Space)

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With the increased availability of the Tilt in Space function on lower priced power chairs, two chairs which are now available featuring this option are the Pride Fusion and Sunrise Tango at the very competitive price of £2,500. The Tilt in space option was previously only found on more costly configurable models as an optional […]

Choosing The Right Power Chair

To the uninitiated, a power chair is a power chair. But when it comes to choosing one, it quickly becomes apparent that there’s an overwhelming array of choice out there. You probably already realise that choosing the right power chair is essential in order for you to enjoy its comfort and convenience to the full […]